Here you will have a pack of free watercolor Photoshop action that will lighten your workload of creating this effect with ease. Watercolor Photoshop action can turn a photo into an artwork. As a result, an ordinary photo is considered as a part of the art. Watercolor is wonderful for applying on an image. It gives an image a creative touch, makes it mind-blowing in look & feel.
A feeling in design is important for a designer. When you can add your personal or people’s feeling to a design, it will attract all. In that case, watercolor can play a powerful role in designing a praiseworthy photoshop action. I have listed some Photoshop actions which have watercolor works on them.
Free Watercolor Photoshop Action
Most of these watercolor Photoshop actions are free to download. Some downloads contain PSD files, few of them provide only JPEG. A few Photoshop actions are available with tutorials which will help you to learn the process of creating these complex actions. Some actions are not available for free, I have included them only for your ideas.
Watercolor Photoshop Action – Download Free ATN File
The ‘Free Design File’ has provided this watercolor Photoshop action where you can download the ATN file & edit it in your way. The file includes a ‘Help File’ that will let you know the process of installing & using the action in Photoshop. But, it is highly recommended that you must have Photoshop English version to make the action work.
The installing process has 3 steps & the using process has 4 steps. All steps are easy to understand which will make you learn the action quickly. The main element of this action is an image of a girl who is playing guitar. Wearing a hoodie, she has held the guitar with her right hand & looked at you. The look of the girl is great that gives the action different dimension to the action.
Cool Watercolor Photoshop Effects
Learning watercolor Photoshop effect is a fun for people who are passionate about different types of design. This easy-to-understand tutorial is presented by Fabio Sasso. Before going to the tutorial, you can see the preview of the final image. There is a happy & relaxed lady’s face in the raw image you see.
The creator has cut the lady’s hair first in image editing section. This section contains 5 steps where the hair cutting step is no. 2. Every section is well described by the designer with photo previews. The 2nd section is about creating the watercolor effect on that image. This section is also described well & finished with 7 steps.
Big Bang in watercolor
‘Big Bang’ is a beautiful watercolor Photoshop action created by Agnes Cecile. You will surely love this wonderful work. It seems like a woman is playing with her hair. Actually, the creator of this action has played with this woman’s hair by applying the beautiful color blend. It can be a great inspiration for those who always like to play with design.
The creator has also used a mixed medium with watercolor. Adding the outline in woman’s body gives us the whole idea of the work. The little blobs of paint on the woman’s arm & the small details on her eyes have added the extra dimension & made the work stunning & alive. But, you cannot download it for free as it is premium & the price of this artwork is $28.50.
Wonderful Watercolor Effect in Photoshop
If you want a free watercolor Photoshop action tutorial, just get this PSD file. It is not easy to create this complex watercolor effect to replicate properly, you will surely have fun with this tutorial by ‘Icanbecreative’. Investing your ingenuity in this create works, you will find the perfection in creating this Photoshop effect on multiple images or some sketches.
Free Watercolor Butterfly Collection
This watercolor butterfly collection is beautiful & free to download for personal use. You can use this watercolor drawing on any greeting or invitation card like a birthday party, beach party or any event. You will find the download file in flexible formats like JPEG, PNG, EPS, Vector. Using it on any design, you can print & use it to promote an event you have.
Watercolor Photoshop Action Tutorial
The ‘HyperPix Design’ has presented this watercolor Photoshop action video tutorial. This tutorial will truly help you creating this Photoshop action with ease in minutes. You will need to follow only 3 easy steps to get the final result. The first step is to open the image, next step will ask you for filling the subject you want to create with color, and the final step is to play the action. The creator has applied watercolor actions on multiple images in this tutorial.
Watercolor Painting Photoshop Action
This free Photoshop action will let you give a watercolor painting effect on any image you choose. The ATN file you will get with the free download is easy to install & play with Photoshop. After opening the file, you need to click the record button & play the action to enjoy it.
Watercolor Stain Text In Photoshop
This is another wonderful tutorial I have found on ‘psd-dude’. In this tutorial, you can easily learn how to create a watercolor stain text by using Photoshop. By applying blending techniques in Photoshop & creating a combination of various stain textures & watercolor, you can create this excellent effect. The stock photos you need for this project are available by clicking on the links on the source page.
Easy Watercolor Portrait
The ‘Free Design Resources’ in Behance has created this excellent water portrait & made it free for all. It will let you learn the easy process of a portrait to turn it into a watercolor painting. The download file will provide you an ATN file with an easy-to-understand ‘Read me’ file in PDF format. Also, you will find the visual process in a video tutorial on the source page for this free Watercolor Photoshop action.
Free Watercolor Blue Flower
The ‘Graphics Illustrations’ has provided this free watercolor blue flower on the official website of ‘Free Design Resources’. You can use these beautiful blue flowers on any card & print for your personal use. Also, the provider allows you to use it for any commercial purpose. The download package will provide you 8 PNG files.
Abstract Watercolor Photoshop Effect
By applying the ‘Layer Masking’ on an ordinary image, Aaron has created this artistic watercolor effects with tutorial. He has finished the tutorial in 10 steps & every step is easy to understand & apply for anyone. Plenty of wonderful ways are found for creating a watercolor effect on an image by using Photoshop. The way you will find in this tutorial is the easiest way. So, start applying this effect on any photo today.
Beautiful Watercolor Effect in Photoshop
This cool tutorial of watercolor effect in Photoshop is presented by Abduzeedo. The creator of this tutorial was highly inspired by many expert designers’ work. By using some well-known watercolor brushes & masks, you will also be able to create this inspiring Photoshop effect.
Artistic Watercolor Ad
I have found in Pixel77 & added here this tutorial about the creation of an artistic watercolor ad. The creator has shown the process of creating this effect in Photoshop & Illustrator. So, you are going to be lucky to learn 2 design software together. This easy tutorial will improve your skills including the knowledge of creating compositions. All your friends & family will easily absorb the final output you will have.
This tutorial includes the process of extracting objects & backgrounds, using layer adjustments & efficiency of brushes, retouching images & sketching fonts. Additionally, you will learn many more Photoshop techniques from this tutorial. As for example, you will know many shortcut Photoshop commands which will make you faster in work.
Painting Watercolor Photoshop Action
This free watercolor Photoshop action will take only 1 click to create it on your any image. The ‘LDSPSD’ has created this action on multiple images. You see a happy couple in the first photo, a lion on the 2nd photo, a bunch of fruits on the 3rd photo. All the images are ordinary which look artistic with the watercolor effect.
Free Watercolor Flower Elements
This watercolor Photoshop action on a pack of pretty flower elements is wonderful for using on any event invitation card. The creator of this free action is ‘Rene Blooms’ who is the author of Free Design Resources. All the elements of flowers & leaves of this Photoshop action are tricky but easy to create.